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Gun Cleaning Supplies Springfield IL

Local resource for gun cleaning supplies in Springfield. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to gun cleaning kits, gun cleaning products, gun cleaning rods, and gun cleaning patches, as well as content on gun maintenance tips.

Precision Gunsmithing
(217) 585-1911
4769 Jeffory Street
Springfield, IL
 
Oglesby & Oglesby Gunmakers
(217) 487-7100
744 West Andrew Road
Springfield, IL
 
Schwabe, Ronald R
14135 Fatima Dr
Athens, IL
 
Chuck`s Gun Shop
(217) 662-2445
619 South Main Street
Georgetown, IL
 
Pontiac Exchange Inc
(815) 842-3321
911 Custer Ave
Pontiac, IL
 
Bullet Express Indoor Shooting Range
(800) 562-8841
4885 Industrial Dr.
Springfield, IL
 
Stults Scientific Engineering Corp
217529372
3313 S 6Th St Hwy Frontage Rd W
Springfield, IL
 
Jims Guns & Ammo
309446360
318 E Knoxville St
Brimfield, IL
 
Pgs
309370367
82 1/2 S Riverview Dr
East Peoria, IL
 
Lost in the Hills Gun Shop
(815) 795-5449
155 Bond Street
Marseilles, IL
 

Basic Gun Maintenance

Ignore gun-maintenance advice at your own peril.

Some might brag about how their guns run better when they’re dirty, but take it from the author—clean is better for self-defense.

It is not an understatement to say that in the study of armed self defense, almost all time and effort is devoted to the practice and study of the "how" and "with what." Seemingly endless drills are done, drawing and firing from various states of readiness and body positions.

When not doing this, then folks are busy evaluating the tools--firearms in particular--with which to successfully engage the "threat." I doubt that anyone has been immune from reading multiple articles with titles such as "Revolver versus Semi-Auto" and "9mm versus .45" and, of course, handgun reviews.

Also, in the last few decades we have quasi-legal works discussing both the real and hypothetical consequences of the use of deadly force. All these are well worth reading if for no other reason than to motivate you to think about the subject matter. ...

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